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Old 3rd December, 2008, 06:45 PM
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Valve's Gabe Newell: most DRM strategies are just dumb

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Valve's Gabe Newell: most DRM strategies are just dumb
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Responding to a letter from a fan, Valve co-founder Gabe Newell left no doubt about his company's stance on DRM, claiming such strategies “are just dumb.” [Front page...]
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Yay, someone realising DRM doesn't work just costs money - in time and gamers.

If they port to Linux I will definately be looking into it further.
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They port to Steam and Steam runs on Linux...through Wine....":O}
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Steam *is* DRM.
How well does it work offline now?
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Half life and Half life 2 play perfectly in Fedora's Steam....Just a bit old for me to really enjoy...
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